Monday, 23 February 2009

(225088) 2007 OR10, getting involved in another person

(225088) 2007 OR10 is a scattered disc object discovered in July of 2007. There are prediscovery images back to September-August of 2002, August of 2001, October of 1991 and August of 1985. It reached the perihelion in September of 1857.

The orbit is between Neptune-Kuiper belt and the scattered disc (zone of high aphelion). It has a perihelion of 33.00 AU and an aphelion of 100.84 AU. The semimajor axis is at 66.92 AU. It has an orbital period of 551 years and 65 days. It has an inclination of  30.9º. It has a diameter of about 1535 km.

Orbital resonance:
3:10 with Neptune (99.6%)

The main theme of (225088) 2007 OR10 is to get involved in an important issue of another person, like in the movies "Back to the Future" (1985), "Terminator 2: Judgement Day" (1991), "Déjà Vu" (2006), "Blood Diamond" (2006), "Little Miss Sunshine" (2006) and "In the Valley of Elah" (2007).

Taking Olive to the beauty contest
"Little Miss Sunshine" (2006)